Somali Barkhad Abdi To Star in yet Another Hollywood Movie

(Last Updated On: January 5, 2015)

Somali American actor Barkhad Abdi, who made his debut in the 2013 film Captain Philips, is set to star in a new Hollywood thriller “Eye InThe Sky”. The actor who also doubles up as a Film director has received many award nominations,most notably  he was nominated for a 2014 Oscar award  for the Best Supporting Actor for his role in the Captain Philips. Abdi has just bagged a role in a new Hollywood thriller Eye In The Sky,He will be starring alongside veteran silver screen star, Hellen Mirren.
“Eye in the Sky” is an action movie about a drone mission whose goal effectively changed due to new findings about their target. Colonel Katherine Powell (Mirren) leads a secret drone mission to capturea terrorist group living led by Jamad Farah (Barhad Abdi) in a safehouse in Nairobi, Kenya. The film is currently in production in South Africa.
We are proud of you Abdi!!!!

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